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Florence + The Machine Talk Songwriting, Hip Hop And Covers

Florence Welch from Florence + The Machine sat down with KROQ/Los Angeles during this weekend’s Coachella festival to talk hip-hop, MTV Unplugged, and how she got her songwriting start.

04/16/2012

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Obama Chooses Jay-Z, Says Kanye West Is Still “A Jackass”

Despite his Chicago roots, President Obama still chooses Jay-Z over Kanye West, according to a recent article in The Atlantic Magazine. In the piece, writer David Samuels says he posed the question to Obama at a New York City fundraiser. And the president obliged.

04/12/2012

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Pitbull On Working With Jennifer Lopez, Jay-Z And Lohan Legal Woes

Pitbull took the time from his busy schedule to talk with the B96/Chicago about working with Jennifer Lopez on “Dance Again,” his take on the music business, future collaborations, and his legal troubles with Lindsay […]

04/05/2012

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Jay-Z Goes Back To Brooklyn For New Rocawear Commercial

You know Jay-Z for his numerous hits, his history with rap legend Biggie Smalls and his relationship with pop diva, Beyonce. But before Jay-Z became one of the most renowned, successful hip-hop moguls in the […]

04/04/2012

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Katy Perry Covers Kanye West, To Collaborate With Rihanna

Kicking it off by saying, “This is about to get real embarrassing,” Katy Perry filmed a cover of Kanye West and Jay-Z’s track “N***** In Paris” for BBC Radio 1′s Live Lounge Monday morning. Perry […]

03/19/2012

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Jay-Z Rocks One Man Show At SXSW, Gives “Glory” To “The Parents In The House”

Jay-Z kicked off the SXSW festival’s performances Monday night with a live-streamed show, in which the veteran rapper held down the stage without help from any of the rumored special guests.

03/13/2012

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Gallery: Celebs Congratulate Beyonce On Her New Baby ‘Blue Ivy’ Via Twitter

Very early on Sunday morning (January 8), the entire world found out that [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Beyonce[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jay-Z[/lastfm]‘s new baby girl was born, which instigated much Twitter activity!

01/10/2012

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Last.fm Trends: A New Collaboration For Beyoncé And Jay-Z

The Web is abuzz with talk of the newest celebrity baby in town, as Blue Ivy Carter was born to Beyoncé and Jay-Z this weekend. Today Last.fm Trends looks at scrobbles for the new parents […]

01/09/2012

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Beyonce’s Favorite Songs Of 2011

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Beyonce[/lastfm] may be about to give birth, but even she is taking time to look back on the incredible year that was 2011. And just in time for New Year’s Eve, she’s counting down her […]

12/30/2011

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Top 10 Pop Songs About Fashion, Glamour, & Supermodels

Last night, one of the most important annual events in fashion, the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, brought pop star celebs to the runway like [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Maroon 5[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nicki Minaj[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Kanye West[/lastfm], and [lastfm […]

12/01/2011

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Beyonce Plans To Make a Boy Band

Beyonce is looking to run the music industry with the launch of her new label. First she reaches global fame in [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Destiny’s Child[/lastfm], then she marries the King of New York, then she gets […]

09/27/2011

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Beyonce Announces Pregnancy On MTV VMA Black Carpet

Beyonce Knowles Through The Yearsview gallery [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Beyonce[/lastfm] took to the MTV Video Music Awards to make a special announcement and MTV‘s Twitter was the one to break the news…she’s pregnant! See “The Best Thing I […]

08/28/2011

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Lady Gaga Cries On ‘So You Think You Can Dance,’ Hits ‘Jimmy Kimmel’ Tonight

The great [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Lady Gaga[/lastfm] has been all up in your television recently. She was a guest judge (and guest crier) last night on “So You Think You Can Dance,” and will perform a song […]

07/28/2011

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Which Star Just Dropped 14K in 90 Minutes? Guess Mathew Knowles Didn’t Steal THAT Much…

Life must be pretty great for Beyonce these days; her new album 4 is currently celebrating another week at the top of the Billboard Charts (YOU GET ‘EM, B!). So to celebrate, as anyone would […]

07/16/2011

Greyson Chance Covers Jay-Z’s And Alicia Key’s “Empire State Of Mind” (Video)

This kid lives and breathes music, and he’s always on the prowl for new challenges to separate him from the bigger fish in the pond ([lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Willow Smith[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Justin Bieber[/lastfm]).  Recently [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Greyson Chance[/lastfm], […]

02/17/2011

53rd Annual GRAMMY Horoscope Predictions

This weekend, the 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards is all about paying attention to the stars. And what better way to foresee how the GRAMMY-nominated stars weekends will turn out than to consult the original stars–you know […]

02/08/2011

Last.fm Discover: Jackson Harris Is In An “Empire State Of Mind”

Pop music newcomer [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jackson Harris [/lastfm]from NYC (Manhattan to be precise) has been making quite a name and picking up quite a following with his song and video for “Long Story Short.” A few […]

02/01/2011

2011 Grammy Nominees Announced!

Wednesday night, the recording industry and all of America were abuzz with pageantry and promise as the 2011 Grammy Nominations were announced at the Grammy Nominations Concert at Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles. We […]

12/01/2010

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